Answers to This Month's

"Do You Know"

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Fun Facts about Lutheranism

 

What is the oldest Protestant tradition? Lutheranism

 

What is the original title of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses? Disputation of Martin Luther on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences

 

What media did Martin Luther and his allies use to spread their message about reformation of the church?  Ballads, pamphlets, and woodcuts

 

What name did Martin Luther prefer to describe the reformation? Evangelical

 

Which one of these is not a Lutheran Solas? Book of Revelations Alone

 

For what group of people was the Small Catechism, published in 1529, intended?  Teaching children at home by parents

 

Which of these describes how Lutherans believe salvation is achieved?  It is achieved by grace through faith

 

The first Lutheran worship service in North American is believed to have taken place when and where? [Hint: delivered by Pastor Rasmus Jensen]  Manitoba, January 23, 1620

 

Until 2017, what was the oldest operating seminary in the ELCA?  Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg

 

Who is considered the patriarch of Lutheranism in North America?  German Pastor Henry Muhlenberg